Estoire des Engleis

History of the English
Author(s): 
Gaimar, Geffrei
ISBN: 
9780199569427
Date published: 
July 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£85.00

Estoire des Engleis is a rhymed chronicle of English history written in the British Isles in the 12th century. It is is the oldest surviving example of historiography in the French vernacular, and is presented here in full with a facing-page translation in modern English prose and extensive explanatory notes.